Product Name Political Risk Only Coverage
Link to Product Website
Provider Name Ex-Im Bank (Export-Import Bank of the United States) - USA
Product Definition Ex-Im Bank`s standard guarantee and insurance cover is "comprehensive," under which Ex-Im Bank will pay claims resulting from both commercial and political perils. For private borrowers, Ex-Im Bank also offers a narrower form of coverage, under "political-only" cover. Ex-Im Bank`s guarantee agreements and insurance policies describe in detail and/or define the specific risks which are subject to this form of coverage.
Product Type Political Risk Insurance
Defined Risks Covered Political Risks: Regulatory
Political Risks: Expropriation
Political Risks: Currency Transfer and Convertibility
Political Risks: War and Civil Disturbance
Eligible Form of Investments Bonds
Bank Loans
Non-Bank Loans
Shareholder Loans
Eligible Currency of Underlying Investment Covered by this Product Both local and foreign currency
Eligible Countries & Regions n.a.
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Eligible Applicants PRIVATE: Companies headquartered in Risk Mitigation Provider Home Country
PRIVATE: Minimum Product or Service Content Requirement from Risk Mitigation Provider Home Country
Eligible Sector No Specific Sector
Maximum Tenor 10+ to 15 years
Max. Absolute Amount (USD) Over 350+ MM
Max. % of Project Costs Covered 75+% to 100%
Max. % of Export Content Covered Over 85+%
Fees Market-based

Other Conditions Sovereign Counterguarantee: No
Anti-Corruption and Governance Standards: Yes link
Environmental standards: Yes link
Social standards (incl. Human Rights Standards; Labor Rights Standards): No
Others: EXIM Bank Policies
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For more information, contact
Business Development Division, Ex-Im Bank
Phone: 202-565-3946
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Provider Name Ex-Im Bank (Export-Import Bank of the United States) - USA
Institution Type PUBLIC: Multilateral Development Bank
Ownership Government of the United States of America
Head Office 811 Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20571
Provider Home Country United States
Rating Aaa/AAA/AAA
Main Risk Mitigation Products Political Risk Only Coverage
Loan Guarantee
Export Credit Insurance
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Entered On: 06/29/2007 at 01:06 PM
Updated On: 02/10/2012 at 10:59 AM